Jolly Robin … snaffled already!

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Goodness me - Rosie's quick off the mark sometimes when it comes to snaffling!  I finished my Jolly Robin Christmas Hoop this morning - it's the first project for the December issue of the magazine.  I mounted it in a recycled painted wedding hoop and after happily tilting it from side to side for a … [Read more...]

Goodness me, what a week!

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Wow!  I can hardly believe that it's nearly a week since I blogged - and what an action-packed week it's been.  Thank you so much to everyone who sent positive thoughts my way on Saturday morning when I was doing my presentation.  It was very scary, the room was packed and all eyes were looking at … [Read more...]

A Floral Alphabet

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I think I may have mentioned before that my first love is hand embroidery.  I began  at a very early age, learning from both my mum and my grandmother using large crewel needles and brightly coloured flosses for my first rather wonky stitches. I find stitching so relaxing, almost always having a … [Read more...]